TBC Player Tracker:   Daily emails with YOUR custom list of players delivered before your first cup of coffee. Change players whenever you like!
 

Baseball on Wednesday, May 17, 1961


This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers9Baltimore Orioles1BoxPhil Regan (4-0)Jack Fisher (1-4)BAL  B Robinson (1)Al Kaline (22.4)
Cleveland Indians1Boston Red Sox0BoxBobby Locke (1-0)Bill Monbouquette (2-4)NoneWillie Kirkland (13.8)
Washington Senators8New York Yankees7BoxPete Burnside (1-2)Art Ditmar (2-2)NYA  R Maris (4)  WS2  P Daley (1), B Klaus (3)Tony Kubek (23.1)
MLN UNBRIDGED1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxStan Williams (2-2)Warren Spahn (4-3)LAN  N Sherry (2)Norm Sherry (30.2)
Cincinnati Reds2Philadelphia Phillies1BoxBob Purkey (4-1)John Buzhardt (0-4)PHI  T Gonzalez (3)Don Demeter (20.4)
St. Louis Cardinals3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxVinegar Bend Mizell (3-1)Ernie Broglio (3-4)NoneSmoky Burgess (43.4)
Chicago Cubs3San Francisco Giants4BoxStu Miller (2-0)Don Elston (5-2)CHN  B Williams (2)  SFN  E Bailey (3)Ed Bailey (68.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers239.719--20612813-310-6W3Game Log
New York Yankees1613.5525.51311228-88-5L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1613.5525.51441538-58-8L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1614.5336.012710910-76-7W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1616.5007.014615011-64-11L5Game Log
Kansas City Athletics1213.4807.51221323-69-7W3Game Log
Washington Senators II1517.4698.0931149-76-10W5Game Log
Chicago White Sox1216.4299.01231294-68-10W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1018.35711.0981327-124-5L1Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants209.6901.51441039-311-6W5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1611.5934.51191096-510-6W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1712.5864.5111969-108-2W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1914.5764.51661498-411-10W1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves1313.5007.01221277-66-7L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1115.4239.01041055-96-6L4Game Log
Chicago Cubs1019.34511.51001424-156-4L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies821.27613.5871224-104-11L2Game Log


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.